Spreading Things Out Sir:
After the Christmas spending spree, we're confronted with income taxes, auto licenses, real estate taxesall at a time when fuel bills are large. What better cause for a slump? Spreading these out would leave us less vulnerable.
GUTHRIE B. STONE Honeoye, N.Y.
One of the factors that has contributed to the recession is the effort by dress manufacturers to sell American women on the sack dress. There must be millions of middle-aged women who feel as reluctant to buy this hideous garment as I do.
MRS. E. WILLIAMSON